Location:
CA

Salary Range:$190,000.00 - $225,000.00


Position Id:
16778

Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the President & CEO for a 100% employee owned (ESOP), leading dry van truckload carrier that has been in business for over 60 years. Transporting for world-class manufacturers, retailers, and consumer packaged goods companies throughout 12 western states. Provides services with revenues exceeding $80 million with a fleet of over 120 local, 265 sleeper tractors and more than 1,300 trailers, located through a network of 2 terminals, 9 remote operations and dozens of drop yards.

The Chief Financial Officer will be a key member of the executive team responsible for the overall strategic direction & business plan. Directs all financial activities including preparation of financial reports & forecasts, both consolidated & individual reports for the various different operational units. Leads 3 direct reports, (HR, Controller and Safety) from the finance & administration group including accounting, billing, credit & collections, document management, payroll, planning & analysis, supported by a staff of 23. Creates & examines accuracy of financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) & distribute financial statements. Develops plans for growth to increase company profit while also reducing expenditures. Collaborates with the board of directors, as well as ESOP advisors. Implements and maintains effective accounting systems and controls for monitoring accounting functions. Develops key factor or metric reporting. Ensure compliance with the law and company’s policies. Challenge is to coordinate the financial direction of the company to reduce costs & improve revenues & profitability.

Background Required:
  • Financial Leadership – Transportation-Trucking Environment (5 yrs.)
  • Safety, HR, Transportation compliance
  • Legal responsibility & oversight
  • Tax oversight & forecasting (5 yrs.)
  • Cost reduction & containment programs
  • Treasury functions – Asset based lenders
  • Operational accounting & interaction with operations management
  • P&L & balance sheet (Multi-state operations)
  • Cost accounting, to measure profitability of the different operational units
  • Education: Bachelors (i.e., Accounting or Finance)
  • Residence: Ontario, CA (relocation assistance)
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Administered ESOP program
  • Transportation software (i.e. TMW innovative)
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Strong communicator (oral, written & presentation)
  • High degree of integrity
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Mentorship of staff and developing talent

If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Contact:
Practice Leader: Andrew Keenan
Truckload & Dedicated

akeenan@GlobalESG.com
330.664.9400, ext.168

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